The last months of the year are the ideal time to travel to Sapa when apricot and peach blossoms begin to bloom. And if you’re lucky, you will be able to admire a scene with a 1-0-2 that looks like a movie – Sapa snow. According to the forecast of the Hydrometeorological Station of Lao Cai province, around December 4-5, the cold air will continue to strengthen, causing the temperature of Sapa town to drop to the lowest level, only 5-7 degrees Celsius. The temperature on the top of Fansipan may drop below 0 degrees Celsius. Therefore, it is likely that there will be snow and frost here.
Before this information, many young people eagerly invited each other to go to “hunt” the snow. To ensure health as well as have a memorable journey, 2 Beautiful has compiled 5 essential items below.
If in other months of the year, visitors can enjoy wearing fashionable “on winter under summer” outfits, the upcoming days will be different. To cope with the cold of Sapa, you should carefully prepare warm clothes.
Suitable clothing types are: thermal vests, thick coats, sweaters. In addition, a windbreaker with water resistance will be a necessary outfit when moving in the drizzly rain here. A small note is that if you want your photo to stand out more on the white snow, choose brightly colored clothes!
A warm, slip-resistant, waterproof shoe will make it easy to navigate on icy or snowy surfaces. Some of the most popular types of shoes are: sports shoes, professional trekking shoes, flats or felt boots. If you do not have the conditions to “buy” a new pair of shoes, then stop at Sapa market and buy a pair of high boots right away, which will definitely make your travel much more convenient.
Wool hats, scarves, gloves
In the middle of the cold weather, cut the meat, if it’s cold, the above accessories will be extremely essential items in the “hunting” of Sapa snow. You should choose a beanie that can cover your head and ears, and a scarf to keep your neck warm. However, especially with gloves, consider the leather material, which helps to keep your hands from getting numb but still extremely fashionable, making the overall outfit more “appropriate” and more beautiful.
If you do not bring enough warm clothes, the thermal paste will be an extremely effective “fire-fighting” item. Usage is also very simple, just stick them on the innermost layer, then put on a jacket to be warm enough to be able to go out to catch the snow. Currently, thermal stickers are sold a lot at stores or online shopping sites such as Tiki, Shopee, Lazada… with the price of only about 15,000 VND – 20,000 VND/piece.
For travel enthusiasts, these are indispensable items in every trip. What could be more interesting than capturing memorable first snow moments in Sapa and sharing them with your friends right away? Remember that cold weather can drain your battery faster, so keep that in mind!
Not all places in Sapa have snowfall, mainly only at Fansipan peak, O Quy Ho pass, Silver waterfall… In addition, if you have time, Y Ty and Nhiu Co San areas will often have snowfall. more snow and more beautiful scenery.